Some of the most unique wedding venues in London are also beautiful outdoor reception locations, which let you bring your dreams and ideas to life, while seamlessly transitioning from ceremony to a cool and charming venue. Whether you’re looking for something local, or planning your marriage abroad, the list of great sites we’ve provided below includes some of the most interesting spaces anywhere in the city. They are sure to entertain and delight guests, while making for an unforgettable celebration.
For a more adventurous pairing looking for a magical wedding place, Ravenous House provides festival parties with authentic street food stalls group glamping for parties from 30 – 200. There are wonderful places in the house and gardens that are perfect for a wedding ceremony. Theyalso have a beautiful ballroom with a late license where you can play music until dawn! Their site has a great big fire pit and a festival vibe. Working with local suppliers, they are able to provide marquees of all types and sizes as well as tee-pees and yurts.
Belair House is a striking Georgian mansion that is fully licenced to hold weddings, meaning you can easily hold both the ceremony and the reception under one roof – or not as the case may be, should you wish to utilise the outdoor space instead. Within its own gardens, right next to Belair Park and yet close to good transport links, this lovely venue has a beautiful, sophisticated finish that would make an ideal backdrop for any wedding, and with live entertainment options and a great selection of cocktails on offer at the bar, your guests should be in for a treat as well.
No matter the time of year, your dream of having an amazing and memorable outdoor wedding reception and ceremony can be a reality, you just need to visit the Horniman Museum and Gardens to make it happen. The Horniman offers a totally unique venue for hire in London, just a short train journey from London Bridge, but set in idyllic 16 acres of landscaped gardens in Forest Hill. Choose from an elegant Grade II listed Victorian Conservatory, or sleek and contemporary Pavilion or intimate Bandstand, all boasting stunning views of the London skyline.
Just five minutes walk from the Mile End station, The Pavilions, Mile End Park, is an outstandingly well situated venue that can host up to 260 guests. It’s one of the best locations in town, tucked into the heart of lovely East London, and supports a very wide range of wedding and reception options. While the interior space is not overly decorated, this makes it the perfect blank canvas for bringing your own ideas and dreams to life. The large floor to ceiling windows will bathe the space in light, illuminating everything in warm natural brilliance. There’s plenty of room for caterers to set up, with on site loading spaces, parking, and even step free access to the facility. As a plus, there’s no corking fee, which means you needn’t worry about being charged for your own spirits or celebrations.